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Confederate Monument, Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh
 
Confederate Monument
Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh
View complete article and references at Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina at: http://docsouth.unc.edu/commland/monument/163
 
Description: This monument is a tall stone obelisk atop a thicker ornately-carved base.
 
Dedication date: 1870
 
Materials & Techniques: Granite
 
Sponsor: Ladies Memorial Association
 
Unveiling & Dedication: Matt Ransom gave an address at the 1870 dedication.
 
Post dedication use: The site continues to serve as a site for Confederate Memorial Services each Memorial Day.
 
Landscape: The monument is located in the middle of the Confederate section of the Historic Oakwood Cemetery. It is surrounded by smaller graves.
 
City: Raleigh
 
County: Wake
 
Subjects: Civil War
 

 

Latitude: 
35.78493
Longitude: 
-78.62712
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